Tag Archives: Back Pain

5 Key Ways Expectant Mothers Benefit from Chiropractic Care

Pregnancy is an exciting, precious time in a woman’s life, full of new experiences. Unfortunately, the baby’s development brings about changes in the body that often wreak havoc on the back and joints, and end up causing pain. These issues also frequently cause issues during delivery, and increase the time it takes for the body […]

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How Golfers Can Benefit From Chiropractic Care

Does this sound familiar? It’s a warm sunny day with a bit of a breeze, you are on the back nine about to sink a putt. When you swing, your back seizes up with severe pain. The beautiful day of golf turns into painfully riding in the golf cart back to the clubhouse, and you […]

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4 Tips Chiropractic Patients Can Use While Working At A Desk

There are dangers in everyday life, from slipping in the shower to getting mowed down by the next door neighbour’s teenage driver. The risk doesn’t end once we are safely behind our desks, because… sitting is killing us! Seriously, while not really trying to commit murder, our computer, desk, office chair and keyboard are not […]

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What Chiropractic Patients Need To Know About Sitting While Working.

It’s no big secret that exercise is good for you. Many articles and books have been written and studies completed on the subject of physical fitness. However, lately it’s been discussed as to whether that five kilometre run or spin class is really enough. Is our work environment undoing any positive effort we put in […]

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4 Ways Chiropractic Can Help Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Sufferers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a serious, painful nerve injury that affects many people in Australia. CTS occurs when the median nerve, which runs down a person’s forearm to his or her hand, gets compressed in the eight bones in the wrist called the carpal tunnel. This injury is frequently caused over time by repetitive […]

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How Losing Weight Can Help Reduce Back Pain for Chiropractic Patients

Back pain is one of the most common and most troublesome problems that people experience. A study in 2011-2012 showed that 1 in 7 people reported back problems.  That means unnecessary back pain is occurring in over 3 million Australians. Low and chronic back pain can be aggravated by many triggers. Mechanical stress, excessive strain, […]

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Back pain in school kids who use backpacks.

While back pain is a known and widely studied issue in adults, its prevalence in school-aged children has received comparatively little scientific attention. Primary and high school students often carry backpacks that weigh enough to cause chronic back pain, poor posture and even decreased lung volume. Recently, several studies reveal the truths behind childhood back […]

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How Chiropractic can help patients who suffer from arthritis.

Chiropractic excels in wellness care, so it is becoming more common for people to visit chiropractors to treat a variety of different kinds of pain. Because of this, chiropractic adjustments provide many benefits to people and patients who suffer from a wide variety of conditions like arthritis. In today’s article, we’ll explore how chiropractic can […]

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Choosing the perfect pillow.

Neck pain is nobody’s friend, and it is definitely not an ideal sleeping companion. Pain-filled nights can leave a person dull, groggy and not ready to face the day in the morning. Unfortunately, certain sleeping positions can further aggravate neck pain to the point it robs a person of a good night’s sleep. If you […]

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Text neck: 5 things you should know.

Remember how your mum always said, “Nothing in life is free”? Well, she was right. High-tech gadgets and smart phones advancing at the speed of light, are a modern convenience unlike little else, but the advantages of communication at our fingertips come with a price: text neck. Here are 5 things chiropractic patients should know […]

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